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Star rating

In UK Linked Data, a system of ranking data sources that indicates ease of machine readability. It is not a measure of the quality of the data content.

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Not an indication of data quality

Is it worth stating explicitly that it is not a measure of quality (or utility for that matter) of the data?  A dataset could be of absolutely appalling quality but could have five twinkling stars if it is disseminated the approved way. 

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Open data star rating not linked data star rating?

This implies that there is a star rating system explicitly for linked data, whereas there is actually a proposed 5 star rating system for open data of which having your data exposed as linked open data accounts for higher star ratings.  See

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